10 am Saturday Cristobal Update:
The latest advisory from the National Hurricane Center shows that Cristobal remains a tropical storm with no change in strength since 7 am. Max winds are still at 50 mph. The storm is moving towards the north at 12 mph. The latest NHC forecast shows that the storm will likely make landfall late Sunday afternoon as a tropical storm with max winds of 60 mph. It still looks like it will track well east of our area. The latest track from NHC has shifted further east. Below you can see the latest rainfall and wind gust projections for our area from Futurecast
Tonight’s live update rundown: 1. A few storms begin to approach the eastern edge of the ArkLaTex. 2. The heat and humidity will stick around through the weekend with little rain. 3. Cristobal will likely stay to the east of the ArkLaTex. What does that mean for rainfall potential? 4. Drier air on the way to end next week. 6. Tonight’s 16-day ‘Grain of Salt’outlook features plenty of heat and not much rain.